Alec Etheredge, Author at Shelby County Reporter

Alabaster Main Story

Close to 600 attend Westwood’s ‘God is Monumental’ VBS

Children attending Westwood Baptist Church’s Vacation Bible School program had a monumental experience focusing on the Biblical story of Joseph. Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Thursday, June 23, 2022 3:24 pm

Alabaster Main Story

Alabaster FUMC has successful Vacation Bible School

Alabaster First United Methodist Church held Vacation Bible School June 13-17 for more than 150 children this year. Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Thursday, June 23, 2022 3:09 pm

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‘She exuded God’s love’: Sharon Yeager remembered at Saint Stephen’s memorial service

It was her space. Simple enough, Saint Stephen’s Episcopal Church was her favorite place to gather, worship and be around those she loved. Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Thursday, June 23, 2022 1:21 pm

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Vakakes continues building excitement with Spain Park youth camp

Sitting in his office with his computer open to Twitter and his phone open to Facebook, Spain Park head coach Tim Vakakes becomes silent with ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 1:36 pm

Calera

Calera basketball has largest turnout at 2022 youth camp

Spinning a basketball on his finger is like riding a bike for Calera head basketball coach George Drake, yet, the easy task for him was ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 12:56 pm

Alabaster Main Story

Alabaster Independence Day celebration set for July 2

There will be plenty to do—and eat—leading up to the city of Alabaster's annual Independence Day fireworks show Saturday evening, July 2 on the campus ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Wednesday, June 22, 2022 7:13 am

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Welborn takes Republican nomination for District Judge, Place 1 in runoff

Erin Welborn has cemented herself as the Republican nominee to fill the spot of Shelby County District Judge, Place 1 after taking home the runoff ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Tuesday, June 21, 2022 10:25 pm

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Spain Park’s Rothman named county’s Female Athlete of the Year

Trailblazing her way to the state championship during the 2021 volleyball season, Spain Park’s Audrey Rothman left a path of history in her wake. Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Tuesday, June 21, 2022 6:51 am

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County’s fourth annual All-Sports Team released

The 2021-2022 school year went by in a flash, and while the next year is on the near horizon, we can’t fully shift focus until ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Tuesday, June 21, 2022 6:51 am

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Runoff Primary Elections today: Know who will be on the ballots

By ALEC ETHEREDGE | Managing Editor Today marks runoff election Tuesday for this year’s Primary Election with a handful of nominations still up in the ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Tuesday, June 21, 2022 6:32 am

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Evan Smith named county’s Male Athlete of the Year

When he arrived on the scene as a freshman, many had heard about a secret weapon the Oak Mountain Eagles were prepared to roll out ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Monday, June 20, 2022 4:54 pm

Calera

Making the community proud: Central State Bank buys two Main Street buildings with sentimental value

When he walked into local business Linda’s Florist on his 25th work anniversary, Central State Bank CEO Mitt Schroeder didn’t know the dream that was ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Monday, June 20, 2022 12:28 pm

News

Pelham’s Victoria West wins $3,000 Coca-Cola scholarship

A recent Pelham High School graduate will be heading off to college with some extra money after earning a special scholarship from Coca-Cola Bottling Company ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Monday, June 20, 2022 9:08 am

Alabaster Main Story

Truck hits power lines, causes large power outage in Alabaster

More than 100 businesses and some residential areas were without electricity Thursday afternoon when a delivery truck struck a substation in Alabaster. Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Friday, June 17, 2022 4:08 pm

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Local churches coming together in prayer after tragic night that left 2 dead and another injured

Expecting to enjoy fellowship at a “Boomer Potluck” dinner on Thursday night, June 16, several members were rocked to their core when an active shooter ... Read more

by Alec Etheredge, Friday, June 17, 2022 9:09 am

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